• Red Cat Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire FlightWave Aerospace Systems

    Red Cat Holdings, Inc. , a drone technology company integrating robotic hardware and software for military, government, and commercial operations, today announced it has entered into a Letter of Intent (LOI) for the planned acquisition of FlightWave Aerospace Systems Corporation (“FlightWave”), an industry-leading provider of Vertical Take-off and Landing (VTOL) drone, sensor, and software solutions. Edge 130, FlightWave’s Blue UAS ...
  • Archer Receives FAA Certification to Begin Operating Commercial Airline Services

    Archer Aviation Inc., a leader in electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft, today announced its subsidiary, Archer Air, has received its Part 135 Air Carrier & Operator Certificate from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). This certificate allows Archer to begin operating aircraft commercially to refine itssystems and procedures in advance of launching Midnight into service for airlines like United Airlines when it ...
  • UAVOS Demonstrates Advanced Healthcare Drone Delivery Capability

    UAVOS is pleased to announce that it has successfully demonstrated multiple applications for health-care related drone delivery services. Deliveries have been conducted using the UVH 170 unmanned helicopter with a 10 kg external payload. The demonstration served as an important starting point to illustratethe feasibility and impact of BVLOS medical drone deliveries. These enhance speed, connectivity, and safety in the delivery of supplies to ...
  • MyDefence Announces Bridgepoint as New Majority Shareholder

    MyDefence, a leading provider of counter unmanned aerial systems, known as C-UAS or counter drone technology, has announced the global private equity group, Bridgepoint, as its new majority shareholder. The partnership leverages Bridgepoint’s strong track record of supporting international expansion and growth in global technology and advanced industrial sectors. The investment was made via Bridgepoint Development Capital IV, BDC, a fund ...
  • KakaoMobility Partners with Archer Aviation for eVTOL, Funding Korean Commercialization and Public Flight Demonstrations

    Archer Aviation Inc., a leader in eVTOL aircraft, and KakaoMobility, Korea’s leading mobility as a service (MaaS) platform service company, signed an agreement to partner for joint participation in the K-UAM Grand Challenge and covers the planned purchase by KakaoMobility of up to 50of Archer’s Midnight eVTOL aircraft worth up to an approximate value of $250M, including pre-delivery payments.KakaoMobility plans to own and operate ...
  • New LifeSeeker Data Highlights Global Use of Phone Signals in Search and Rescue Missions

    CENTUM has today released data covering the past year showing how Lifeseeker, its airborne phone location system, is helping Search and Rescue (SAR) teams around the world. With the number of successful missions increasing every year, it is becoming clear that Lifeseeker is an important part of SAR teams’ arsenal, particularly for rescues in urban and rural areas.Lifeseeker is now used by nearly 40 SAR operators in over 20 countries ...
  • Commercial UAV Expo Unveils 2024 Conference Program and Speaker Line-Up with Enhanced Focus on Key Sectors

    Organizers of Commercial UAV Expo, the world’s leading commercial drone trade show and conference, have announced an impressive list of conference topics and a roster of industry leaders who will provideinsights on real-world use-case and strategies at the 2024 event. With the theme “Drones in Action: Current Realities & Future Frontiers,” the education program focuses on how drone technology is solving problems and creating meaning...
  • Inertial Labs Integrates INS with Meridian by Mosaic: Pioneering High-Accuracy Mobile Mapping

    Mosaic, the trailblazing force in terrestrial imaging and photogrammetry, announces a seismic shift inthe geospatial and surveying industries with the launch of the Meridian Mobile Mapping System. Thiscutting-edge system represents Mosaic’s evolution from the industry’s leading camera manufacturer toa contender as a fully integrated and calibrated MMS provider. The grand reveal will occur at GeoBusiness, London’s premier event for ...
  • GA-ASI Secures Contract to Build and Field First Gray Eagle 25M Unit for Army National Guard

    General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) announces that the Army National Guard (ARNG) has ordered 12 Gray Eagle 25M (GE 25M) Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) paid for as part of 2023 congressional funding. The funding comes after ARNG leaders, which make up 45 percent of the U.S. Army’s combat divisions, requested GE 25Ms to make ARNG Divisions mirror the active component in being Multi-Domain Operations (MDO) capable, ...
  • Merlin Engineers Join U.S. Air Force Pilots In-Flight to Integrate Operational Experiences into Merlin Pilot

    Merlin, the aviation technology company developing the world’s most capable pilot to advance the future of automated flight, recently participated in data collection flights in the KC-135 Stratotanker at MacDill Air Force Base to better understand crew workload drivers and gather data to expand the autonomous capabilities of the Merlin Pilot for military use cases.Conducted on May 14 and 15, the two flights enabled Merlin’s engineers to ...